Muirhead-Belin portable picture transmitter scanning unit, 1948

Made:
1948 in Beckenham
maker:
Muirhead and Company Limited

Muirhead-Belin portable picture transmitter scanning unit with phone attachment and two-piece carry case, type D-368-AM, no. 144985 M, Muirhead and Coompany Limited, Beckenham, 1948

This portable picture transmitter was designed mainly for press use, and enabled high quality pictures to be transmitted between any points where good telephone communication was available.

Details

Category:
Telecommunications
Object Number:
1989-945
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown) and plastic (unidentified)
type:
photographic equipment
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Donated by Muirhead Vactric Components Limited